Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN NEW YORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE CENTRAL GREAT LAKES TO NEW ENGLAND
THIS WEEKEND...WHILE BRINGING DRYING CONDITIONS AND NEAR NORMAL
TEMPERATURES TO OUR REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A WARMING TREND
EARLY NEXT WEEK...WITH A STORM SYSTEM THEN DEVELOPING OVER THE GREAT
LAKES AROUND THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY AND POTENTIALLY BRINGING OUR AREA
A ROUND OF STRONG WINDS...ALONG WITH RAIN EVENTUALLY CHANGING OVER
TO SOME SNOW.

NYZ001-002-010-011-202115-
NIAGARA-ORLEANS-NORTHERN ERIE-GENESEE-
506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       30           25           34
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               60           86           64
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2700         2080         2890
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  1         W  7        SW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                2700        14560        14450
DISPERSION INDEX                    3           15           14
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ012-019>021-085-202115-
WYOMING-CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-SOUTHERN ERIE-
506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       31           22           34
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           92           68
HAINES INDEX                        2            3            4
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2760         1930         2880
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)              W  3         W  8         W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                8280        15440        23040
DISPERSION INDEX                    8           15           23
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ003>005-013-014-202115-
MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-
506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       30           24           34
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               59           87           59
HAINES INDEX                        4            3            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2710         1980         2950
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NW  6        NW  2        SW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)               16260         3960        11800
DISPERSION INDEX                   16            4           12
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NYZ006>008-202115-
OSWEGO-JEFFERSON-LEWIS-
506 AM EST SAT DEC 20 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN
CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)                      0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP                       27           18           31
AM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM WIND (MPH)                 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT                    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY (%)               61           91           71
HAINES INDEX                        3            2            3
LAL                                 1            1            1
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)              2210         1220         2780
TRANSPORT WIND (KT)             NE  4         S  5        SW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                8840         6100        11120
DISPERSION INDEX                    9            6           11
REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.EXTENDED FORECAST...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

WIND SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
WIND MONDAY...SOUTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
WIND TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH.
WIND WEDNESDAY...SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$







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